Posted by Shirley Brady on March 9, 2011 02:00 PM
It's fun to watch other Mad Men stars (beyond Jon Hamm and January Jones) ascend.
The latest video from Brooklyn band The National was conceived by Mad Men season one guest star Kristen Schaal and her fellow Daily Show writer — so naturally, she plays the president of the United States.
In a plot twist out of The Bodyguard, she catches the eye of Slattery, who's also currently in cinemas (as a Fedora-sporting foil to Matt Damon in The Adjustment Bureau) and has been touting Lincoln when not shooting Mad Men.
Also out today: two other Mad Men actors pitching a product that would make their on-screen characters spit out their whiskey.
The following comical ad pitch, for humor site Funny or Die, features Vincent Kartheiser and Rich Sommer in an actual pitch.
While it's mock-set in 1965, the website (!) mentioned at the end, madfasttrains.com, links to real pitch for fast trains by US PIRG, in support of its efforts to promote alternatives to cars:
More about: Mad Men, Entertainment, TV, Celebrities, Jon Hamm, January Jones, Vincent Kartheiser, Rich Sommer, Kristen Schaal, Advertising, Funny or Die, US PIRG, The National, The Adjustment Bureau, Matt Damon
Senior .NET DeveloperInterbrandNew York, NY, USA
ConsultantInterbrand Mexico City, Mexico
Senior Consultant, Strategy - AnalyticsInterbrand New York, NY, USA
Verbal Identity ConsultantPlanned Parenthood SoutheastCologne, Germany
view all jobs...
View all conferences...
Airlines, Alcohol, Automotive, Beauty, Beverages, Branded Entertainment, Design, Corporate Citizenship, Entertainment, Fashion, Financial, Food, Healthcare, Luxury, Media, Mobile, Non-Profit, Pharma, Product Placement, Retail, Sports, Sustainability, Tech, 2012 Olympics
Send us story ideas:firstname.lastname@example.org